13 December 2005, London - Francisco F. Songane, a former Minister of Health from Mozambique recognized both nationally and internationally for innovation and leadership, has been named the new Director of the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health.
Countdown to 2015: tracking progress in child survival
13 December 2005, London - Child survival experts have challenged the world to wake up to an unprecedented opportunity to save the lives of 30 million under fives over the next decade, at an international conference in London, Tracking Progress in Child Survival: Countdown to 2015, 13-14 December 2005.
12 September 2005, New York - For the first time, the world’s leading maternal, newborn and child health professionals have formally joined forces to step up efforts to achieve the international development goals for child and maternal health. The new partnership marks a milestone in an intensive and growing global focus on the health of women and children.